The State Rep who is suing Auburn over not getting his Iron Bowl tickets has, of course, drawn attention to the practice. See my earlier post, Local Politician Acts Like A Fool. This has led to the media poking around into the practice. And guess what? Alabama and Auburn have given away 100K of tickets this year! At Alabama, according to the Huntsville Times fans pay $1000 for the right to apply for season tickets. All that is eventually going to come of this is that the practice of giving away the free tickets will be over.
See, $100K in football tickets given